The purpose of the liveWELL program is to encourage students to adopt healthy behaviors. liveWELL is a lifestyle education program that uses a peer led, experiential approach and includes the use of social marketing and social media as educational vehicles.
Research results show that the liveWELL approach is significantly changing students’ health behaviors. Analyses indicate that likelihood of behavior change increases significantly with number of times a message is seen and that students who participate in educational programs and see messages are most likely to adopt positive health behaviors.
liveWELL topics are listed below. To learn about the types of programs that are offered with each topic, click on the links below:
The Office of Wellness and Health Promotion also offers a new violence prevention program at WVU called